result
2nd Test, Pallekele, Nov 14 - 18 2018, England tour of Sri Lanka
290 & 346
(target 301)336 & 243
England won by 57 runs
Player Of The Match
1/26 & 124
joe-root
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Rory Burns c de Silva b Dananjaya4381-5053.08
Keaton Jennings c †Dickwella b Lakmal18-0012.50
Ben Stokes lbw b Perera1927-2070.37
Joe Root (c) b Pushpakumara1423-2060.86
Jos Buttler c Karunaratne b Pushpakumara6367-7094.02
Moeen Ali lbw b Pushpakumara1023-0043.47
Ben Foakes c de Silva b Perera1929-3065.51
Sam Curran c Karunaratne b Perera64119-1653.78
Adil Rashid lbw b Perera3152-2159.61
Jack Leach  b Dananjaya713-1053.84
James Anderson not out 712-1058.33
Extras(b 4, lb 3, pen 5)12
TOTAL(75.4 Ov, RR: 3.83)290
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Keaton Jennings, 4.3 ov), 2-49 (Ben Stokes, 13.2 ov), 3-70 (Joe Root, 18.6 ov), 4-94 (Rory Burns, 25.5 ov), 5-139 (Moeen Ali, 34.2 ov), 6-170 (Ben Foakes, 41.3 ov), 7-176 (Jos Buttler, 46.1 ov), 8-221 (Adil Rashid, 61.2 ov), 9-230 (Jack Leach, 64.4 ov), 10-290 (Sam Curran, 75.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Suranga Lakmal1214413.66475000
Dilruwan Perera24.456142.471114100
Malinda Pushpakumara2348933.86858100
Dhananjaya de Silva20402.0080000
Akila Dananjaya1418025.71537500
Sri Lanka 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dimuth Karunaratne run out (Stokes)63125-4050.40
Kaushal Silva  b Leach615-1040.00
Malinda Pushpakumara c Burns b Ali422-0018.18
Dhananjaya de Silva c †Foakes b Rashid5998-6060.20
Kusal Mendis c Stokes b Leach13-0033.33
Angelo Mathews c †Foakes b Rashid2042-1047.61
Roshen Silva c Ali b Rashid85174-4148.85
Niroshan Dickwella lbw b Root2533-3075.75
Dilruwan Perera lbw b Leach1537-2040.54
Akila Dananjaya lbw b Ali3139-3079.48
Suranga Lakmal (c)not out 1530-2050.00
Extras(b 6, lb 6)12
TOTAL(103 Ov, RR: 3.26)336
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Kaushal Silva, 7.4 ov), 2-31 (Malinda Pushpakumara, 14.4 ov), 3-127 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 38.6 ov), 4-136 (Kusal Mendis, 41.1 ov), 5-146 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 46.2 ov), 6-165 (Angelo Mathews, 54.3 ov), 7-211 (Niroshan Dickwella, 66.4 ov), 8-252 (Dilruwan Perera, 79.4 ov), 9-308 (Akila Dananjaya, 93.2 ov), 10-336 (Roshen Silva, 102.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson1424002.85645000
Sam Curran401904.75163000
Jack Leach2957032.411234000
Moeen Ali2518523.40965100
Adil Rashid2227533.40846000
Joe Root802613.25301000
Ben Stokes10909.0032000
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Leach lbw b Perera111-009.09
Rory Burns lbw b Pushpakumara5966-7089.39
Keaton Jennings c de Silva b Dananjaya2654-1048.14
Joe Root (c)lbw b Dananjaya124146-10284.93
Ben Stokes lbw b Perera02-000.00
Jos Buttler  b Dananjaya3445-3075.55
Moeen Ali lbw b Dananjaya1014-0171.42
Ben Foakes not out 65119-4254.62
Sam Curran  b Dananjaya01-000.00
Adil Rashid lbw b Dananjaya213-0015.38
James Anderson  b Perera1213-3092.30
Extras(b 4, lb 9)13
TOTAL(80.4 Ov, RR: 4.28)346
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Jack Leach, 2.3 ov), 2-77 (Keaton Jennings, 19.1 ov), 3-108 (Rory Burns, 25.5 ov), 4-109 (Ben Stokes, 26.3 ov), 5-183 (Jos Buttler, 40.6 ov), 6-219 (Moeen Ali, 46.3 ov), 7-301 (Joe Root, 69.2 ov), 8-301 (Sam Curran, 69.3 ov), 9-305 (Adil Rashid, 71.6 ov), 10-346 (James Anderson, 80.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dilruwan Perera20.429634.64696300
Malinda Pushpakumara27110113.74979000
Akila Dananjaya25011564.608711200
Dhananjaya de Silva40701.75180000
Suranga Lakmal401403.50162000
Sri Lanka 2nd INNINGS (target: 301 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dimuth Karunaratne c †Foakes b Rashid5796-4059.37
Kaushal Silva st †Foakes b Leach46-0066.66
Dhananjaya de Silva c Jennings b Leach110-0010.00
Kusal Mendis lbw b Leach17-0014.28
Angelo Mathews lbw b Ali88137-6064.23
Roshen Silva c Root b Ali3795-4038.94
Niroshan Dickwella c Stokes b Ali3543-3081.39
Dilruwan Perera lbw b Leach211-0018.18
Akila Dananjaya not out 828-0028.57
Suranga Lakmal (c) b Ali02-000.00
Malinda Pushpakumara c & b Leach19-0011.11
Extras(b 5, lb 4)9
TOTAL(74 Ov, RR: 3.28)243
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Kaushal Silva, 3.3 ov), 2-16 (Dhananjaya de Silva, 5.3 ov), 3-26 (Kusal Mendis, 7.5 ov), 4-103 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 27.6 ov), 5-176 (Roshen Silva, 54.3 ov), 6-221 (Angelo Mathews, 62.3 ov), 7-226 (Dilruwan Perera, 65.2 ov), 8-240 (Niroshan Dickwella, 70.1 ov), 9-240 (Suranga Lakmal, 70.3 ov), 10-243 (Malinda Pushpakumara, 73.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson521202.40242000
Jack Leach2828352.961095000
Moeen Ali1927243.78716000
Adil Rashid1715213.05603000
Joe Root501503.00181000
MATCH DETAILS
Pallekele International Cricket Stadium
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Sri Lanka
Season2018/19
Player Of The Match
Joe Root
Joe Root
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 2326
Hours of play (local time)9:45 start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14:55-15:15, Close 17.15
Match days14, 15, 16, 17, 18 November 2018 - day (5-day match)
Umpires
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Marais Erasmus
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Sundaram Ravi
TV Umpire
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Chris Gaffaney
Reserve Umpire
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Ranmore Martinesz
Match Referee
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Andy Pycroft
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 14 Nov - day 1 - Sri Lanka 1st innings 26/1 (Dimuth Karunaratne 19*, Malinda Pushpakumara 1*, 12 ov)
Thu, 15 Nov - day 2 - England 2nd innings 0/0 (Jack Leach 0*, Rory Burns 0*, 1 ov)
Fri, 16 Nov - day 3 - England 2nd innings 324/9 (Ben Foakes 51*, James Anderson 4*, 76 ov)
Sat, 17 Nov - day 4 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 226/7 (Niroshan Dickwella 27*, 65.2 ov)
Sun, 18 Nov - day 5 - Sri Lanka 2nd innings 243 (74 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Over 9.5: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - BA Stokes (Umpires Call)
  • Drinks: England - 49/2 in 13.2 overs (RJ Burns 23)
  • Over 13.2: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - BA Stokes (Upheld)
  • England: 50 runs in 14.4 overs (88 balls), Extras 1
  • England: 100 runs in 27.3 overs (165 balls), Extras 1
  • Lunch: England - 125/4 in 30.0 overs (JC Buttler 38, MM Ali 4)
  • Over 34.2: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - MM Ali (Upheld)
  • JC Buttler: 50 off 50 balls (6 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 38.1 overs (229 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: England - 173/6 in 43.0 overs (JC Buttler 60, SM Curran 1)
  • England: 200 runs in 55.5 overs (335 balls), Extras 2
  • Tea: England - 217/7 in 60.0 overs (SM Curran 12, AU Rashid 29)
  • Over 61.2: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - AU Rashid (Struck down)
  • Over 64.5: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - JM Anderson (Upheld)
  • England: 250 runs in 68.1 overs (409 balls), Extras 2
  • SM Curran: 50 off 92 balls (5 x 6)
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 48 balls (SM Curran 43, JM Anderson 6, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: England - 284/9 in 74.0 overs (SM Curran 59, JM Anderson 6)
  • Innings Break: England - 290/10 in 75.4 overs (JM Anderson 7)
  • Sri Lanka 1st innings
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 26/1 in 12.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 19, PM Pushpakumara 1)
Day 2
  • Over 13.4: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - FDM Karunaratne (Struck down)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 19.6 overs (120 balls), Extras 4
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 69 balls (FDM Karunaratne 20, DM de Silva 26, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 97/2 in 29.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 50, DM de Silva 32)
  • FDM Karunaratne: 50 off 94 balls (3 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 29.3 overs (177 balls), Extras 5
  • DM de Silva: 50 off 79 balls (5 x 4)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 139/4 in 44.0 overs (DM de Silva 57, AD Mathews 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 47.2 overs (284 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 193/6 in 61.0 overs (ARS Silva 16, N Dickwella 17)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 62.4 overs (376 balls), Extras 8
  • Over 66.4: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - N Dickwella (Struck down)
  • Over 69.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - ARS Silva (Struck down)
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 244/7 in 78.0 overs (ARS Silva 46, MDK Perera 11)
  • Sri Lanka: 250 runs in 78.6 overs (474 balls), Extras 9
  • ARS Silva: 50 off 103 balls (3 x 4)
  • New ball taken at 82.1 overs.
  • Penalty awarded to Fielding side: 85.1; England 1st Inns - Batsmen deliberately running short
  • Sri Lanka: 300 runs in 91.1 overs (547 balls), Extras 10
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 73 balls (ARS Silva 23, A Dananjaya 31, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 307/8 in 92.0 overs (ARS Silva 73, A Dananjaya 31)
  • Innings Break: Sri Lanka - 336/10 in 103.0 overs (RAS Lakmal 15)
  • England 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: England - 0/0 in 1.0 overs (MJ Leach 0, RJ Burns 0)
Day 3
  • Over 2.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - MJ Leach (Upheld)
  • England: 50 runs in 12.3 overs (75 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (RJ Burns 30, KK Jennings 19, Ex 1)
  • Over 14.6: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - RJ Burns (Struck down)
  • Drinks: England - 67/1 in 16.0 overs (RJ Burns 39, KK Jennings 22)
  • RJ Burns: 50 off 61 balls (6 x 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 23.6 overs (144 balls), Extras 5
  • Over 25.5: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - RJ Burns (Struck down)
  • Over 26.1: Review by Sri Lanka (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - JE Root (Struck down)
  • Over 26.3: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - BA Stokes (Struck down)
  • Lunch: England - 131/4 in 30.0 overs (JE Root 26, JC Buttler 14)
  • England: 150 runs in 33.5 overs (203 balls), Extras 11
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (JE Root 20, JC Buttler 23, Ex 7)
  • JE Root: 50 off 66 balls (5 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 43.2 overs (260 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: England - 218/5 in 46.0 overs (JE Root 76, MM Ali 10)
  • England: 250 runs in 54.6 overs (330 balls), Extras 12
  • Tea: England - 259/6 in 59.0 overs (JE Root 98, BT Foakes 19)
  • JE Root: 100 off 120 balls (8 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (JE Root 27, BT Foakes 22, Ex 1)
  • England: 300 runs in 69.1 overs (415 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: England - 305/9 in 72.0 overs (BT Foakes 36)
  • Drinks: England - 310/9 in 73.0 overs (BT Foakes 37, JM Anderson 4)
  • Bad Light: England - 324/9 in 76.0 overs (BT Foakes 51, JM Anderson 4)
  • Rain: England - 324/9 in 76.0 overs (BT Foakes 51, JM Anderson 4)
  • End Of Day: England - 324/9 in 76.0 overs (BT Foakes 51, JM Anderson 4)
  • BT Foakes: 50 off 102 balls (3 x 4, 1 x 6)
Day 4
  • New ball taken at 80.4 overs.
  • Innings Break: England - 346/10 in 80.4 overs (BT Foakes 65)
  • Sri Lanka 2nd innings
  • Over 7.5: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - BKG Mendis (Upheld)
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 38/3 in 11.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 25, AD Mathews 2)
  • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 15.1 overs (91 balls), Extras 5
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (FDM Karunaratne 30, AD Mathews 20, Ex 0)
  • FDM Karunaratne: 50 off 81 balls (4 x 4)
  • Over 25.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - FDM Karunaratne (Upheld)
  • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 93/3 in 26.0 overs (FDM Karunaratne 54, AD Mathews 28)
  • Sri Lanka: 100 runs in 27.4 overs (166 balls), Extras 5
  • AD Mathews: 50 off 75 balls (3 x 4)
  • Sri Lanka: 150 runs in 43.6 overs (264 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: Sri Lanka - 151/4 in 46.0 overs (AD Mathews 55, ARS Silva 26)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 111 balls (AD Mathews 21, ARS Silva 27, Ex 2)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 115 balls (AD Mathews 22, ARS Silva 26, Ex 2)
  • Over 47.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - ARS Silva (Struck down)
  • Over 54.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - ARS Silva (Upheld)
  • Sri Lanka: 200 runs in 58.4 overs (352 balls), Extras 9
  • Tea: Sri Lanka - 219/5 in 62.0 overs (AD Mathews 87, N Dickwella 23)
  • Over 62.3: Review by Sri Lanka (Batting), Umpire - M Erasmus, Batsman - AD Mathews (Umpires Call)
  • Rain: Sri Lanka - 226/7 in 65.2 overs (N Dickwella 27)
  • End Of Day: Sri Lanka - 226/7 in 65.2 overs (N Dickwella 27)
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